Fernando Pérez gave a talk at Pycon 2014 with a brilliant slide:
idealsreality of science:
- The pursuit of
verifiable answershighly cited papers for your c.v.
- The validation of our results by
reproductionconvincing referees who did not see your code or data An altruistic, collective enterpriseA race to outrun your colleagues in front of the giant bear of grant funding
Credit: Bill Tozier for the pointer.